A new report explains the reason behind The CW's recent cancellation of Legacies and many other shows. Based on the book series of the same name by L.J.
Smith, The Vampire Diaries premiered on The CW in 2009 and effectively launched the supernatural young adult franchise. The first spinoff, The Originals, began airing on the same network in 2013 and finished in 2018, the same year its spinoff Legacies premiered, featuring characters from both its parent series and its predecessor.
Created by Julie Plec, Legacies sees Danielle Rose Russell reprise the role she originated in the fifth and final season of The Originals, Hope Mikaelson, daughter of the vampire/werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson (Joseph Morgan) and werewolf Hayley Marshall (Phoebe Tonkin).
The Vampire Diaries star Matt Davis is also featured prominently in the spinoff, reprising his role as vampire hunter Alaric Saltzman.Read more on screenrant.com